BARRY FRYDLENDER

 

Born 1954, Tel Aviv, Israel

Lives and works in Tel Aviv, Israel

 

EDUCATION

 

1980     Section of Film and Television, University of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel (Since 1976)

                    

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2014     Yaffo-Tel Aviv, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2011     Travelogue in Pictures, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2008     Israel: Present Perfect, The Jewish Museum, Paris

2007     Place and Time, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

             Barry Frydlender: Pictures 1994-2006, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

2006     New Work, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2005     Rencontres de la Photographie, 36th Edition, Arles, France

2004     The Fourth Dimension, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2001     The Constantiner Photography Award for an Israeli Artist, Tel Aviv Museum of Art

1987     Photographs 1982-1987, Photography Center of Athens, Athens, Greece

1985     Café Kassit, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
1983     Café Kassit, Nikon Gallery, London, England

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2014     {Forthcoming July} Convergences, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2013     Perchance to Dream, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

             The Compromised Land: Recent Photography and Video from Israel, Neuberger

             Museum of Art, NY

2012     Paris Photo 2012, Andrea Meislin Gallery, Paris, France

             The Urban Condition – Works from the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv

             Museum, Tel Aviv, IL

             A Prayer is a Prayer is a Prayer, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

             Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, Toronto, Canada

             Emerging Realities, GE World Headquarters, Fairfield, CT

2011     From the Recent Past: New Acquisitions, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los

             Angeles, CA

2009     Hugging and Wrestling, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland

             Vague Terrain, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY

             From There to Here, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2008     War As a Way of Life, The 18th Street Arts Center, Los Angeles, CA

             Real Time: Art in Israel 1998 – 2008, The Israel Museum

             Access to Israel II, The Jewish Museum, Frankfurt

             Dateline Israel: New Photography and Video Art, The Jewish Museum Berlin

             Art of the State, The Jewish Museum, Amsterdam

             Access to Israel I, The Jewish Museum, Frankfurt

             @60.art.israel.world, Judah L. Magnes Museum, Berkeley, CA

              A Matter of Time, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

              Dateline Israel: Recent Photography and Video, The Jewish Museum of Maryland

2007     Dateline Israel: New Photography and Video Art, The Jewish Museum, New York,

             NY

             Moods and Modes in Israeli Photography, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

             Engagement: Israeli Photography Now, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

             Current Visions, Inside Israel (Part 2), Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2006     Art of Living, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

             DISENGAGEMENT, curated by Nili Goren, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

2005     New Work / New Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

             The New Hebrews: A Century of Art in Israel, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany

             Chaim-Life: Israel through the Photographer’s Lens, The Laurie M. Tisch Gallery,

             The Jewish Community Center (JCC), New York, NY
2004     Current Visions, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

             Water, Water Everywhere, Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York, NY

2003     Here and Elsewhere, Passage de Retz, Paris, France

             Youth Love, Riding Power Station, Tel Aviv, Israel

             Young Israeli Art, The Jacques and Eugenie O’Hana Collection, Tel Aviv Museum of

             Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

             Public Space, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

2002     Chilufim: Exchange of Artists and Art, Israel Museum (Jerusalem), Herzliya

             Museum of Art

             Kunstmuseum Bonn, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum (Krefeld), Museum am Ostwall

            (Dortmund)

             Explora Digital Art, Kalisher Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel2001

             Tel Aviv-Berlin: New Media Experience, NOVALOG, Berlin, Germany

1999     Urban Landscape, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

1998     Double Rivage, Centre Regional d'Art Contemporain, Sete, France

             After Rabin: New Art From Israel, The Jewish Museum, New York

             4 Artists, Le Quartier Centre Regional d'Art Contemporain, Quimper, France

             Mad Media, Arad Museum, Arad, Israel

1997     Ainsi De Suite, Centre Regional d'Art Contemporain, Sete, France

             A Delicate Balance, The Light Factory Gallery, Charlotte, NC

1996     Black Holes: The White Locus, Haifa Museum, Haifa, Israel

1994     Black Holes: The White Locus, International Biennale of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo,

             Brazil

             Anxiety, Ramat Gan Museum of Israeli Art, Ramat Gan, Israel

             Art Focus, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

1991     New Acquisitions, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

             Patterns of Jewish Life, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany

1989     Warm Light, Helsinki Museum of Photography, Helsinki, Finland

1987     City Light, Art Gallery, Goldsmith College, London University

1986     The Israeli Photography Biennial, Museum of Art, Ein Harod, Israel

1985     From the Bible Till Now: 3000 Years of Art, Grande Palais, Paris\

1982     Floods of Light, Photographers Gallery, London, England

 

COLLECTIONS

 

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

The Jewish Museum, New York, NY

The Museum of Contemporary of Art, Los Angeles, CA

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

The National Collection of Contemporary Art (FNAC), Paris

The Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

 

AWARDS

 

2010     The Sandberg Prize for Israeli Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

2001     The Leon Constantiner Prize for Photography, Tel Aviv Museum of Art
1985     The Gérard Lévy Prize for a Young Photographer, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

 

MONOGRAPHS

 

Barry Frydlender: Place and Time. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Text by Peter Galassi.

Barry Frydlender: Down Here. The Tel Aviv Museum of Art. Text by Moshe Ninio, and Zvi Szir.

Barry Frydlender; Israel: Présent Composé. Musée d’art et d’histoire du Judaïsme. Text by Moshe Ninio, and Laurence Sigal